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Estuaries on the Edge: The Vital Link Between Land and Sea
(American Oceans Campaign, 1996)
This report examines the values of and the threats to 28 estuaries, and how the National Estuary Program (NEP) is working to help protect these valuable resources. The clock is ticking for these "nationally significant" ...
Analog model of diffusion in bays and estuaries.
Modelling the diffusion of chemicals through bays and estuaries from local sources is of increasing importance. An electrical analog model is described that can incorporate the geometry of the system studied and yield ...
Characterization of Non-Point Sources and Loadings to Galveston Bay. Volume II: Detail Maps
(Galveston Bay National Estuary Program, 1992)
The objective of this work was to conduct a geographic analysis and priority ranking of possible NPS sources and loads to Galveston Bay. The study area was defined by GBNEP and includes the entire Galveston Bay drainage ...
Isotopic and elemental characterization of colloidal organic matter from the Chesapeake Bay and Galveston Bay
(, 1997 Dec)
In order to investigate sources and turnover rates of dissolved organic matter from Chesapeake Bay and Galveston Bay, colloidal organic matter (COM) was isolated using cross-flow ultrafiltration and subsequently characterized ...
Experimental studies on selection for vegetative structure by Penaeid shrimp
(U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Service, 1990)
Variability in selection for vegetated habitats by juvenile brown shrimp, Penaeus aztecus, and white shrimp, P. setiferus, as evidenced by distributions in estuaries, suggests that the value of these habitats is not constant. ...
Status and trends of wetlands and seagrasses (1956-1989) of the Galveston Bay Estuary: a GLS approach.
No abstract available
U.S. House of Representatives bill H.R. 3694. To establish the Foundation for Ocean and Coastal Conservation in the United States, and for other purposes. Presented at the 102d Congress, 1st Session, October 31, 1991.
This bill proposes the establishment of a Foundation for Ocean and Coastal Conservation, a charitable nonprofit organization which is not an agency or establishment of the United States. The foundation's purpose would be ...
Reduction - alteration of living resources
(Galveston Bay National Estuary Program, 1990)
This article is about the reduction and alteration of living resources with an emphasis on habitat, salinity, and water quality and circulation.
Factors determining recruitment success of Crassostrea virginica in a temperate latitude estuary: A modeling study
(, 1994 199)
A size-structured, time-dependent population model has been developed to investigate growth and mortality of larvae and adults of Crassostrea virginica in a physically energetic system. This population model is coupled to ...
Public and User Group Members
(Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program, 1991)
This report presents the findings of a questionnaire-type study conducted for the Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary Program (BTNEP) on area residents and various user groups of the Barataria-Terrebonne estuary. The intent of ...